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Weekend Brunch Edition Vol. 15:  Weekly News Shorts plus Spotify Playlist!
Making The Grade

Weekend Brunch Edition Vol. 15: Weekly News Shorts plus Spotify Playlist!

Editor’s Note:  Welcome to the 15th edition of Weekend Brunch Edition Weekly News and Spotify Playlist via Madness To Creation!  The air is crisp, and visibility is virtually zero around these parts.  As we have been crazy busy with our work weeks, we are celebrating the weekend!  We crack open some eggs, fry up some steak, and enjoy some brunch.  But wait, we missed out some music news and you might be wanting some new music to check out!  Well, Madness To Creation is your hookup, holler if you hear us!  #SorryScottSteiner  So, after you put away the Halloween decorations, sit back and relax and enjoy this weekly Spotify playlist. It is broken down into the following categories:  Meat & Taters:  This is where the heavy hitters come in to play.  The main course if you will.  Chanc...
Weekend Brunch Edition Vol. 10:  “Christmas Hints For The Music Lover Vol. 1” Spotify Playlist plus Weekly News Shorts!
Making The Grade, Vernacular

Weekend Brunch Edition Vol. 10: “Christmas Hints For The Music Lover Vol. 1” Spotify Playlist plus Weekly News Shorts!

Editor’s Note:  Welcome to this special first of December edition of Weekend Brunch Edition Weekly News and Spotify Playlist via Madness To Creation! This playlist theme is "Christmas Hints for the Music Lover Vol. 1". The air is crisp, and people are getting stressed out knowing that the holidays are right around the corner.  As we have been crazy busy with our work weeks, we are celebrating the weekend!  We crack open some eggs, fry up some steak, and enjoy some brunch.  But wait, we missed out some music news and you might be wanting some new music to check out!  Well, Madness To Creation is your hookup, holler if you hear us!  #SorryScottSteiner  So, after you put away the Halloween decorations, sit back and relax and enjoy this weekly Spotify playlist. It is broken down into the follo...
Oliver Palotai of Kamelot Converses with Madness To Creation on the Art of Being Silent!
Crane Level Heaviness, Mental Health Conversations

Oliver Palotai of Kamelot Converses with Madness To Creation on the Art of Being Silent!

Editor's Note:  It was a gorgeous day where spring was in the air down in Des Moines as Tampa, Florida metal band Kamelot was ready to destroy Wooly's with special guests Delain and Battle Beast.  Kamelot recently released their latest record entitled "The Shadow Theory", which has received some mixed reviews.  Kamelot will be touring Europe this fall with Once Human and fans can find Kamelot at the following locations: www.facebook.com/kamelotofficial www.kamelot.com www.twitter.com/kamelotofficial www.instagram.com/kamelotofficial Madness To Creation:  Thank you for taking the time to interview with me for Madness To Creation.  Tell us who you are and what do you do in the band? Oliver:  I am Oliver and I play keyboards and help compose the music for Kamelot. Madness...
“The Shadow Theory” by Kamelot, sweeps you away!
Standards and Benchmarks

“The Shadow Theory” by Kamelot, sweeps you away!

I remember growing up remembering people referring to Queensryche as a "thinking man's metal band".  If that is the case, then Kamelot is "a thinking doctorate's metal band", with their combination of introspective lyrics, larger than life arrangements, and a vocalist that can hit multiple octaves, while causing you to think.  This is Kamelot, as they have released their latest offering entitled "The Shadow Theory" via Napalm Records. Out of Tampa, Florida, Kamelot is composed of Tommy Karevik on vocals, Thomas Youngblood on guitars, Oliver Palotai on keyboards, Sean Tibbetts on bass, and Johan Nunez on drums.  In this offering, they have recruited Lauren Hart of Once Human for guest vocals as well as Jennifer Haben of Beyond The Black for guest vocals. The Shadow Theory is what longtime...